Upon completion of the course, students will: Demonstrate an understanding of the theories and applications of leading domestic violence classes for individuals or groups. Technician will have a working knowledge of the historical perspective of domestic violence and the current laws and cultural responses regarding domestic violence issues and how to address them.
Program Description 96 Hours/Certificate
Description: Level IV is designed to explore the history and potential violence of domestic violence instruction in the mental health field. Unlike any other certification program within the mental health field, domestic violence has the greatest risk of harm to the client or technician. The program will cover the historical attitudes of society as well as current attitudes and interventions toward DV clients. Although the dangers are great, the rewards for intervention and breakthrough are greater. The course will cover the full scope of domestic violence for children, youth, adults, and elderly. Technicians will learn classroom management, self-protection, and misdirection techniques to ensure safety. This level will include practical applications by utilizing role-play and classroom management.
|Week I:||Anger, Domestic Violence, and the Brain|
|Week II:||Anger, Threat, Feeling Unsafe, and Domestic Violence|
|Week III:||Assessment for Anger and Aggression|
|Week IV:||Core Information and Assessment|
|Week VI:||Group Treatment for Domestic Violence Offenders|
Quizzes and examinations are taken on campus and under supervision